Education

Education

GALLERY: Cordeaux Prom 2017

Year 11 students from Cordeaux Academy recently held their end-of-year prom.

News
Sandpits full of bugs that cause stomach upsets

Sandpits full of bugs that cause stomach upsets

Sand play pits harbour the emerging superbug C. diff that causes stomach upsets and diarrhoea and in rare cases damages the gut, a new study found.

News 3
Saltfleet nursery celebrates latest Ofsted inspection.

Ofsted ‘outstanding’ for Saltfleet Nursery

The Treasure Chest Day Nursery in Salfleet is ‘delighted’ to have received an ‘uutstanding’ grade in their recent Ofsted inspection - improving their previous ‘Good’ report.

News
Aldi launch Britain’s cheapest school uniform

Aldi launch Britain’s cheapest school uniform

Budget supermarket Aldi has launched what could be Britain’s cheapest school uniform - which will see children fully-kitted out for only £3.75.

News 3
Poorer children are being left behind when it comes to learning languages

Poorer children are being left behind when it comes to learning languages

The UK has a reputation (rightly or wrongly) for struggling to learn foreign languages. A recent survey showed, for example, that 62% of the population can’t speak any other language apart from English.

Offbeat 19
One in 10 parents spend £25 on end-of-term gifts for teachers

One in 10 parents spend £25 on end-of-term gifts for teachers

With summer holidays upon us and children bidding farewell to their teachers, a survey has suggested that many parents give expensive gifts as a thank-you to school staff.

Offbeat 5
Monks' Dyke Tennyson College.

Tollbar Trust meets with parents over future of Louth schools

Chief Executive of the Tollbar Multi Academy Trust, David Hampson, has met with parents of Monks’ Dyke Tennyson College (MDTC) and Cordeaux pupils to reassure them about the future of non-selective secondary education in Louth.

News 1
The smashed window this morning. (Photo: submitted).

Two pupils sent to hospital after Alford school bus window smash

Two pupils from John Spendluffe Technology College have been sent to hospital ‘as a precaution’ after a school bus window was smashed by a branch this morning (Thursday).

News
Monks' Dyke Tennyson College. EMN-150104-150631001

BREAKING: Major shake-up for Louth’s secondary education

News
Young carers and staff at Cordeaux Academy.

Young Carers award for Cordeaux Academy

Cordeaux Academy has been presented with a bronze award for their work in supporting young carers at the school, and ensuring that they don’t miss out on receiving on education.

News
Teachers union fears that Lincolnshire schools will see budgets slashed by over £44 million by 2020

Teachers union fears that Lincolnshire schools will see budgets slashed by over £44 million by 2020

A national teachers trade union says Lincolnshire schools will be 44,975,691 worse off by 2019/20 than they were in 2015/16.

Education
The John Spendluffe Technology College in Alford. ANL-170420-120707001

£100k grant for technical college in Alford

A technical college in Alford has received a £100,000 grant to improve school buildings.

News
Education

Almost 95% of Lincolnshire children get first-choice primary school

The vast majority (94.3 per cent) of Lincolnshire children have been given a place at their primary school of choice through the admissions system this year.

News
The home-made posies.

Kidgate Academy pupils treat their mums

Reception children at Kidgate Primary Academy held a special tea party for their special ladies as part of Mother’s Day celebrations on March 24.

News
Bill Lord allows full-time staff to have an extra day off each year and part-time staff, a morning (BBC Look North)

Lincolnshire headteacher gives ‘duvet days’ for staff in effort to look after teachers

Teachers at a primary school in Lincolnshire are being offered a “duvet day” by the headteacher in an effort to hire and retain staff.

Education 5
News

‘Area of Sanctuary’ group spreads the word at Louth school

On Wednesday March 29, the founder of the East Lindsey Area of Sanctuary (ELAoS) organisation spoke at the Sixth Form assembly at King Edward VI 
Grammar School.

News
Older mums are better mums says new study

Older mums are better mums says new study

Older women make better mums with their children displaying fewer behavioural, social and emotional difficulties, a new study reveals.

News 2
News

Unfair funding formula threatens Wolds schools, says RSN

Rural Services Network claims children attending rural schools are ‘losing out’

News
Are you smarter than an 11 year old? Find out by taking the tes

11 PLUS QUIZ: Are you smarter than an 11 year old?

New research has revealed just 16% of parents score full marks in an 11 Plus quiz.

News 4
Monks' Dyke Tennyson College in Louth.

‘War of words’ over the future of Louth secondary schools

A war of words broke out between school leaders earlier this week, after the Department for Education (DfE) threw out proposals for King Edward VI Education Trust to sponsor Monks’ Dyke Tennyson College (MDTC).

News
Load more